Chris Archer News Archive
Archer (4-11) dropped his fourth straight start in Tuesday's game against the Red Sox. He pitched 6.1 innings, allowing four runs, seven hits and four walks while striking out nine.
Archer feels that his struggles this season stem mainly from his performance in small stretches within games, and that he is still throwing the ball well overall, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Archer fell to 4-10 after allowing four runs on six hits and a pair of walks in six innings Wednesday against Cleveland. He struck out five.
Archer (4-9) allowed four runs, three of which were earned, on six hits and three walks while striking out eight over six innings to take the loss Friday against the Giants.
Archer (4-8) pitched well but was tagged with a loss against the Astros on Saturday. He struck out eight and allowed three runs on six hits and zero walks in 7.2 innings.
Archer (4-7) struck out 12 while allowing three runs on five hits and three walks over six innings in a win Monday over Arizona.
Archer (3-7) continued struggling Wednesday, as he allowed five runs (four earned) on eight hits over six innings in a loss to the Royals. He struck out four and walked two.